math 115 #5
posted by Debbie .
Is the rate1.2 inches of rain/5 hrs equivalent to the rate2.1 inches of rain / 8 hrs ?
I said NO because:
1.2 x 8 = 9.6
2.1 x 5 = 10.5
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